Hostess heads back to the past with cafe

A former air hostess is set to roll back the years and open an aviation themed vintage cafe bar in East Yorkshire.

Leeds United's Pierre-Michel Lasogga scores his team's opening goal during the Sky Bet Championship match at Elland Road, Leeds. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Saturday September 23, 2017. See PA story SOCCER Leeds. Photo credit should read: Dave Howarth/PA Wire. RESTRICTIONS: EDITORIAL USE ONLY No use with unauthorised audio, video, data, fixture lists, club/league logos or "live" services. Online in-match use limited to 75 images, no video emulation. No use in betting, games or single club/league/player publications.

Sky Bet signs new English Football League deal

Betting giant Sky Bet has signed a new five-year sponsorship deal with the English Football League through until the 2023/24 season.

The Rotherham Young Entrepreneur of The Year Awards 2017 overall winner Emily Dawson of Holy Ghost Tattoo Collective. Pic: Shaun Flannery/

Entrepreneur defied prejudice to make mark in tattoo world

Facing gender discrimination in the industry but still holding a desire to continue as a tattooist, Emily Dawson decided to launch her own business in 2013.

sally jones: I think four or five years is a more realistic timeframe.

Trade deal will be years after Brexit, warns expert

A trade deal with the European Union is not likely to be secured until a few years after Brexit has been negotiated, an international trade policy expert has warned.

Silchrome shines with oil and gas listing

Silchrome shines with oil and gas listing

Metal finishing company Silchrome Plating has secured itself a place on the approved vendor list for oil and gas provider Schlumberger.

Zainah Khan will be delivering a workshop on mental health at the YEN Expo.

Businesses to be shown how to combat stress

Firms will be shown how to combat stress and improve mental health in the workplace by a psychotherapist at a business clinic.

Building work going on near Wellington Place,Leeds.19th September 2017 ..Picture by Simon Hulme

City office take-up to hit milestone

Office take-up in Leeds this year is on track to potentially record over one million sq ft for the first time, following a major pre-let to the UK Government.

Pep Guardiola

Mitre strikes back at Guardiola over 'unacceptable ball' claim

Sports equipment manufacturer Mitre has rebutted the claims of Manchester City coach Pep Guardiola, who claimed the balls provided for the Carabao Cup were "unacceptable".
There are increasing calls for a second vote on leaving the European Union.

Uncertainty grips small firms as a third are now resigned to a hard Brexit

A third of UK SMEs are resigned to a hard Brexit as confidence drops in the face of a messy, prolonged negotiation, according to recent research.

Hambleton District Council Chief Executive Justin Ives, left, and Wykeland Group Managing Director Dominic Gibbons inside a cell block which will be incorporated within the redevelopment of the former Northallerton Prison site.

Former prison step closer to release date

A formal legal agreement has been signed to enable the redevelopment of a former prison in Northallerton.

Harvey Whitford: They cant get the work experience to get the jobs.

‘Stop the blame game over skills shortage’

Technology businesses need to step up and sort out the issue of skills shortages in the industry by recruiting potential instead of just poaching experience, according to the former head of Sky Bet’s software academy.

The Sun sets behind Drax Power Station..(tech Data ..Nikon D3s camera, 12-24mm lens, exposure 250th sec at f5.6, iso 400)...29th November 2016 ..Picture by Simon Hulme

Drax sells wood pellets business

Power generation giant Drax has sold Billington Bioenergy (BBE), a distributor of wood pellets in the UK heating market, to an AIM listed energy company for £2m.

An award ceremony being hosted at Unity Works in Wakefield.

Future events cancelled at Unity Works as parent organisation goes into administration

Future Live events and conferences at Unity Works in Wakefield have been cancelled after the parent organisation called in administrators.

The Angels Events produces The Firecracker Ball.

Angels to spread wings for brand launches

An events company is targeting more brand activation work after seeing business increase in the category.

(L to R) Tissuemed chief executive officer, David Mandley, and Chamber International export adviser, Robin Finnis, at the Leeds headquarters of the company which has gained regulatory approval from Chinas Federal Drug Administration for its product, TissuePatch.

Tissuemed aims to tap into the medical devices market in China

A surgical technology company, which has gained regulatory approval for its main product in China, is working with overseas trade specialist, Chamber International.

7 March 2017....Faye Savory set up her company Bear Hugs, in Sheffield, with a grant from the Princes Trust. Picture: Scott Merrylees

Faye teams up with Alesha Dixon to encourage young entrepreneurs

Young entrepreneur Faye Savory has joined forces with Britain’s Got Talent judge Alesha Dixon to encourage unemployed young people to look at setting up their own business.

The Saucy Fish Co's on the production line.

Saucy Fish producer snapped up for £80m

Processed meat supplier Hilton Food Group has agreed to buy chilled-fish processor Seachill for a cash consideration of £80.8m, in a move which sees it enter the UK fish market.

Total Capital Partners helped with the MBO of Weird Fish earlier this year as well.

Logistics company Walkers Transport in management buyout deal

Logistics specialist Walkers Transport has completed a management buyout (MBO), backed by independent investment firm Total Capital Partners.

Tim Mercer, CEO Vapour Cloud

Entrepreneur who has enjoyed success heading for the cloud

Tim Mercer had to adjust to life on Civvy Street after a spell in the Army and a move into technology has worked wonders. Ismail Mulla reports.

Aidan Nolan, left, and Darren Evans, right, co-founders of Wilsons Republic, which ran its first Design Conference in Huddersfield last week.   The conference brought together creatives for a series of talks and seminars at Bates Mill.

Undercurrent of design talent emerging in town, say bosses

An undercurrent of design talent is beginning to emerge in Huddersfield, according to organisers of an industry conference in the West Yorkshire town.

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